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DIKE – The Jesup J-Hawks traveled to Dike-New Hartford for the first round of the 2020 high school football playoffs last week. The Wolverines (6-2) came out and score 20 unanswered points in …

INDEPENDENCE – The Independence Mustangs hosted Roland-Story in the first round of the 2020 high school football playoffs on Friday and looked extremely good in cruising to a 50-8 win and adva…

BELLEVUE – Revenge sounds so mean. That’s why I like to call it “returning the favor,” and the East Buchanan Buccaneers went right back to Bellevue, after getting beat pretty handily just a we…

EDGEWOOD – The East Buchanan Bucs didn’t go away without a fight, but a 33-31 loss in the second set took a toll on the ladies, physically and mentally, and they didn’t recover, losing 3-0 and…

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JESUP – Class 2A, 8th ranked Sumner-Fredericksburg (23-7) visited Jesup on Tuesday night for a NICL Conference tilt. The Cougars were the dominant force they have been as of late, winning the …

WILLIAMSBURG – The Mustangs Cross Country team traveled to Williamsburg on Thursday for the WaMaC Conference meet. The Independence girls came away with a 9th place finish, and the boys finish…

MOUNT VERNON – The Mustangs volleyball team was in Mount Vernon on Thursday night for the second round of the WaMaC volleyball tournament. The Mustangs would win the first set in come from beh…

DENVER – The Jesup girls Cross Country won the North Iowa Cedar League conference meet Thursday night and junior Amanda Treptow took home top honors as a first time conference champion.

SUMNER – The Jesup J-Hawk football team traveled to face the Cougars of Sumner-Fredericksburg (3-4) in the final game of the regular season. It was a tale of two halves, and the rough first ha…

BELLEVUE – A tough first half turned out to be more than the Bucs could overcome as the Comets of Bellevue (3-2) used a balanced attack to beat the Buccaneers, 41-22.

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